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IFTC Offers training in Ministry and academic courses from Certificate, Diplomas, Bachelors, Masters and Doctoral Degrees in Theology, Counseling, Christian Education and Christian Ministry programs.About us
The core courses of this program are the prerequisites to all other programs offered to give the student a solid foundation in the Word of God; it is only an introduction to the Scriptures and should not be considered ample training for those desiring entrance into full-time ministry. The Diploma of Theology is a 90 credit hour program.
This program is designed to provide the student with a more extensive knowledge of the doctrines of the church and in preparation for graduate studies in theology and/or other related fields. The Bachelor of Theology is a 130 credit hour.
This program is designed to provide the student in-depth knowledge of full-time ministry in the local church and will prepare them for graduate work in ministry, counseling, and related fields. The Bachelor of Ministry is a 130-credit hour.
This program is designed to equip the student to operate in a Christian educational program, whether for a local congregation, a Bible training program or a Bible-based institute encompassing children, youth and adults. This program is foundational preparation for graduate studies in Christian education and should include general education. The Bachelor of Christian Education degree is a 130-credit.
This graduate program will specialize in courses related to the practice of pastoral and church ministry. The purpose of the program is to enhance the abilities of the pastor, staff minister, and Christian worker. The Master of Ministry degree is a 36 credit hour program above the Bachelor degree.
CHRISTIAN EDUCATION (M.C.E.)
This specialized graduate program is designed for those in, or seeking to serve in, an educational ministry of a church or a related educational ministry. The program seeks to maximize the student’s level of competency in church, or church related, educational ministry. The Master of Christian Education degree is a 36 credit hour program above the Bachelor level.
This graduate program is designed for students who desire to expand their training, deepen their knowledge and understanding in the field of Biblical theology. The Master of Theology degree is a 48 credit hour program above the Bachelor degree.
CHRISTIAN COUNSELING (M.C.C.)
This specialized degree is designed to enable those in ministry to meet the emotional, psychological, and spiritual needs of people through Christian counseling. The Master of Christian Counseling degree is a 30 credit hour program above the Bachelor level. This program is divided into a three-phase program; each level builds towards the M.C.C. degree with certifications available at each phase of the program.
This course of study is designed for the student who aspires to be equipped for the pastoral ministry. It focuses on the necessary areas of ministry which include: practical theology, ministerial duties, practicum’s of pastoral care and counseling. The Master of Divinity degree is a 50 credit hour program above the undergraduate program (130 hours) in biblical, theological or ministerial disciplines.
This highly specialized program is designed for qualified individuals currently involved in a pastoral care and/or other related ministry. The program will build on ministry experience while challenging the Doctor of Ministry degree and is a 45 credit hour program above the Master of Theology (Th.M) level .
CHRISTIAN EDUCATION (D.C.E.)
This highly specialized program is designed for the Christian educator, School Administrator, and that individual who is involved in biblical or theological instruction on the college level. Ministers of Education and those responsible for developing and implementing religious education in the local church will benefit from this program. The Doctor of Christian Education degree is a 45 credit hour program above the Master level.
CHRISTIAN COUNSELING (D.C.C.)
This highly specialized program is designed for those in ministry who are deeply involved in meeting the emotional, psychological, and spiritual needs of people. The Doctor of Christian Counseling degree is a 60 credit hour program above a Master level program of Christian counseling or an equivalent degree. This program will assist in qualifying interested individuals for certification within Christian counseling through a local church or ministry.
This highly specialized program is designed to reflect the candidate’s rich ministry background and challenge the candidate to research and investigate a theological subject demonstrating his competence in a specific field of endeavor. The Doctor of Theology degree is a 60 credit hour program above a Master level program in theology.
This professional program is offered in two disciplines: Christian counseling and theology only. It is built upon the Doctor’s degree from the respective discipline to develop the candidate’s understanding and knowledge of the advanced doctrinal applications through intense clinical research and study. The Ph.D. program in both disciplines is a 35 credit hour program.